Presenters: Corry Clybouw & Eva Lemaire

Objective(s) of the session:

  • Can/should user documentation be part of the software delivery at the end of each sprint?
  • How do you integrate a team of technical authors (specialists) in development sprints/scrum teams.
  • Do you need to redefine user documentation when working scrum/agile?


  • Do we make user documentation because it is a legal requirement? Because we are used to it?
  • What is the value of user documentation?
  • We have 2 technical writers and 10 scrum teams - how do we handle this?
  • When do we deliver user documentation? First finish the product and deliver the documentation the sprint after?
  • How can we make user documentation a part of the development process?

Format and length: 60 mins Presentation/case/experiences + 30 min fishbowl discussion

Intended audience and prerequisites:

Anyone involved in software development: the developer who is supposed to deliver user documentation, the product manager, product owner, the technical writer, ...